CAPE TOWN: 4 CHILDREN SHOT DEAD, 2 WOMEN WOUNDED IN ALLEGED GANG RELATED ATTACK LAST NIGHT...
Four children were murdered and 2 women, believed to be the mothers of 3 of the children, were wounded in a Gang related attack in Elsies River last night.
The incident happened around 23h00 on Tuesday night behind the Northmead Court
on Melton Road in Elsies River, Cape Town.
It is alleged that the deceased and wounded were inside the wendy house behind Northmead court, Melton Road, Clarke Estate.
The door was kicked in and two suspects started shooting inside the house, the two wounded females rolled of the beds and in the process got wounded.
As they were lying on the ground they heard one suspect said "finish hulle" as more shots were fired, killing the three(3) children and Vineto Africa
(Discipel gang member). All deceased had wounds to there faces and heads.
The suspects fled the scene, running into an unknown direction.
"The wounded females shouted and went to to Northmead Court, where they were assisted until the ambulance came."
The Deceased were identified:
- Toslin Samuels (10) Female
- M J Samuels (12) Male
- Adrian Junior Alexander (12) Male
- Vineto Africa (aka CJ) (19) (Disciple gang affiliation)
The two Wounded females:
Mandy Samuels (33) was wounded in her back and thigh. She is the Mother of MJ and Toslin Samuels.
The second female and also the mother of Adrian Junior, 30 year old Brenda Alexander was wounded in her back.
Early this morning they arrested a 30-year-old suspect in the area. A few hours later another suspect, aged 36, was apprehended.
The victims said they don't know the suspects and would not be able to identify them. They were taken to Tygerberg Hospital for treatment.
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